Period
to 18 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for ITIL Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 18 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 144 125 143
Rank change year-on-year -19 +18 -14
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 29 40 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.71% 0.98% 0.70%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.60% 4.51% 2.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 17 14
Berkshire median daily rate £250 £438 £316
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -42.86% +38.34% -12.40%
10th Percentile £218 £379 £185
90th Percentile £480 £593 £457
South East median daily rate £450 £413 £375
% change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00% -3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Berkshire median hourly rate - £23.75 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +1.06% +34.29%
South East median hourly rate £15.50 £99.38 £40.00
% change year-on-year -84.40% +148.44% +128.57%

ITIL Certification is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Berkshire
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 805 887 1,071
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 19.82% 21.76% 24.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 340 417 526
Berkshire median daily rate £413 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.13% -
10th Percentile £212 £229 £250
90th Percentile £551 £588 £575
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 46 57
Berkshire median hourly rate £22.50 £12.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +80.00% - -59.55%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.63 £10.75
90th Percentile £45.40 £38.75 £44.97
South East median hourly rate £40.00 £25.69 £34.00
% change year-on-year +55.70% -24.44% +24.77%

ITIL Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing ITIL Certification as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for ITIL Certification in Berkshire

ITIL Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing ITIL Certification in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for ITIL Certification in Berkshire

ITIL Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ITIL Certification in Berkshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ITIL Certification in Berkshire

ITIL Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL Certification in Berkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for ITIL Certification in Berkshire

ITIL Certification
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL Certification within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 18 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading 0 19 £243 -45.35% 3
Maidenhead +1 1 - - 2
Newbury -6 1 - -
Bracknell -8 1 £550 -
ITIL Certification
South East

For the 6 months to 18 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for ITIL Certification.

1 29 (100.00%) ITIL
2 14 (48.28%) Service Management
2 14 (48.28%) Telecoms
3 8 (27.59%) Problem Management
4 7 (24.14%) Remedy ITSM
4 7 (24.14%) Remedy
5 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (20.69%) Degree
6 5 (17.24%) Incident Management
6 5 (17.24%) ITSM
7 4 (13.79%) Service Delivery
7 4 (13.79%) BMC
8 3 (10.34%) SLA
8 3 (10.34%) Cisco
8 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
8 3 (10.34%) CCIE
8 3 (10.34%) VoIP
8 3 (10.34%) Unix
8 3 (10.34%) Project Management
8 3 (10.34%) Scrum
8 3 (10.34%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (10.34%) Knowledge Management
8 3 (10.34%) COBIT
8 3 (10.34%) RIA
8 3 (10.34%) Kanban
8 3 (10.34%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 3 (10.34%) Visual Studio Team System
8 3 (10.34%) Radio Access Network
8 3 (10.34%) DevOps
8 3 (10.34%) People Management

ITIL Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.90%) IBM Notes
1 2 (6.90%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (24.14%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) Radio Access Network
1 3 (10.34%) VoIP
2 2 (6.90%) LAN
2 2 (6.90%) TCP/IP
2 2 (6.90%) VPN
2 2 (6.90%) WAN
2 2 (6.90%) WLAN
3 1 (3.45%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Visual Studio Team System
2 2 (6.90%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (48.28%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.90%) Automotive
3 1 (3.45%) Front Office
3 1 (3.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) Analyst
2 5 (17.24%) Service Manager
3 3 (10.34%) Architect
3 3 (10.34%) Delivery Manager
3 3 (10.34%) Incident Manager
3 3 (10.34%) Network Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) Problem Analyst
3 3 (10.34%) Senior Delivery Manager
3 3 (10.34%) Senior Manager
3 3 (10.34%) Senior Service Manager
3 3 (10.34%) Senior Services Delivery Manager
3 3 (10.34%) Services Delivery Manager
3 3 (10.34%) Telecoms Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (6.90%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Major Incident Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Support Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (3.45%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) REST
1 2 (6.90%) SOAP
1 2 (6.90%) Web Services
1 2 (6.90%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) RIA
2 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.90%) CMDB
2 2 (6.90%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.90%) Driving Licence
2 2 (6.90%) TM Forum
2 2 (6.90%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.34%) Unix
2 2 (6.90%) Windows
2 2 (6.90%) Windows 10
2 2 (6.90%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (100.00%) ITIL
2 14 (48.28%) Service Management
3 8 (27.59%) Problem Management
4 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (17.24%) Incident Management
5 5 (17.24%) ITSM
6 4 (13.79%) Service Delivery
7 3 (10.34%) Decision-Making
7 3 (10.34%) DevOps
7 3 (10.34%) Kanban
7 3 (10.34%) Knowledge Management
7 3 (10.34%) People Management
7 3 (10.34%) Project Management
7 3 (10.34%) Scrum
7 3 (10.34%) Service Delivery Management
8 2 (6.90%) Asset Management
8 2 (6.90%) Business Continuity
8 2 (6.90%) Mobile Device Management
8 2 (6.90%) Network Architecture
8 2 (6.90%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.90%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (20.69%) Degree
2 3 (10.34%) CCIE
2 3 (10.34%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.45%) HNC
3 1 (3.45%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) COBIT
1 3 (10.34%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 3 (10.34%) SLA
2 1 (3.45%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (24.14%) Remedy
2 4 (13.79%) BMC
3 3 (10.34%) Cisco
3 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.90%) Lotus